Let Me Listen to Your Lingering Regrets Ch 14

Second Story – “Somehow Connected” – Part 4 The moment we returned to the office, Senpai looked through Yayoi’s files. The room was filled with deafening silence as though time had frozen. Only the ticking of the clock echoed across the room.  Seeing this unusual side of him made me feel uneasy. Perhaps I ought […]

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Let Me Listen to Your Lingering Regrets Ch 13

Second Story – “Somehow Connected” – Part 3 After our shocking revelation. Asuka, who had been stunned into silence by Senpai’s revelation, asked in confusion.  “Huh? My mother? I just said goodbye to her just now?” Looks like she didn’t understand it completely. Well, that’s no surprise, considering Asuka was abandoned by Yayoi at the […]

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Let Me Listen to Your Lingering Regrets Ch 12

Second Story – “Somehow Connected” – Part 2 “Ms. Yayoi Tachibana, 34 years old. Your job when you were alive was a hostess. You were stabbed by a regular male customer who had also been stalking you for a long time. Is that right?” Senpai asked in a business-like tone. Looking fed up with frustration […]

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Let Me Listen to Your Lingering Regrets Ch 11

Second Story – “Somehow Connected” – Part 1 It all started yesterday. I cleaned the office as usual and nudged Senpai awake whose body had been lying lazily on the sofa bed. “Senpai, please wake up. I’ll make you a cup of coffee now.” “Mmm. Just five more minutes.” “No. If you keep doing that, […]

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Let Me Listen to Your Lingering Regrets Ch 10

Second Story – “Somehow Connected” – Prologue It was 7:30 in the morning. The rays of the sun created a serene atmosphere. It was the kind of morning where breathing the fresh air felt refreshing and purifying. The chirping of birds echoed from a distance. The weather has been gloomy lately but it looked like […]

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Let Me Listen to Your Lingering Regrets – First Story – Epilogue

First Story – Let Me Listen to Your Lingering Regrets Epilogue We came back to the school in the afternoon.  “Hi.” Senpai waved his hand and Miki bowed politely in response. “Shion’s relatives… What are you doing here today?” “We’re here to help resolve Shion’s lingering regret.” “Regret?” “You and Yuji.” Senpai slowly answered. “Shion […]

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Let Me Listen to Your Lingering Regrets – First Story – Part 8

First Story – Let Me Listen to Your Lingering Regrets Part 8 Senpai encouraged Shion, who still looked rather dispirited, to sit on the sofa. “We have two findings.” Senpai said in his usual carefree tone. I can tell that it felt like a death sentence to Shion. “Firstly, unfortunately, Yuji said he didn’t have […]

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Let Me Listen to Your Lingering Regrets – First Story – Part 7

First Story – Let Me Listen to Your Lingering Regrets Part 7 The next day, we approached Miki as she came out of the school gate. When we told her we were relatives of Shion, the expression on her face darkened, a stark contrast to the happy mood she had when she was talking yesterday […]

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Let Me Listen to Your Lingering Regrets – First Story – Part 6.2

At a park near the school. I was weeping like a child on a corner bench. How frustrating! Terribly frustrating! Anger and sadness dominated by heart and I couldn’t control my emotions. “Hey, trainee.” Senpai offered me a can of coffee he purchased from a vending machine. “It’s Yuma.” I accepted it while wiping my […]

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Let Me Listen to Your Lingering Regrets – First Story – Part 6.1

First Story – Let Me Listen to Your Lingering Regrets Part 6.1 “Spring brings forth new beginnings. During the tranquility of winter, birds sing as if to welcome the new beginnings to come. It’s as if…” “You may end there. Perfect!” The English teacher was delighted as Miki finished her Japanese translation and sat down […]

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